Did you know?
Jingle Bells is one of the best known and loved Christmas songs in the world. But this Christmas song was originally written for... Thanksgiving!
The song was written by James Lord Pierpont and was copyrighted on September 16, 1857 with the title One Horse Open Sleigh.
Jingle Bells was the first song ever played in outer space. On December 16, 1965, the Gemini 6 crew played it on a harmonica and bells.
Jingle Bells has been performed and recorded by a wide variety of musical artists, including Louis Armstrong, The Beatles, Nat King Cole, Placido Domingo, Luciano Pavarotti, and Frank Sinatra, among many others.
A small collection of the most popular English songs for kids and Christmas carols. Choose your favourite one, then listen and sing! You can also download and print song lyrics and music sheets.